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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
From: Simon Wright <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Sun, 12 Aug 2001 07:24:29 +0100
In-Reply-To: <[log in to unmask]> (message from Jacob Sparre Andersen on Fri, 10 Aug 2001 15:56:44 +0200)
Reply-To: Simon Wright <[log in to unmask]>
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> It is my experience (from moving Ada 95 programs between Linux on 32
> bit processors, Tru64 Unix on 64 bit processors and OS/2 on 32 bit
> processors) that it is just a matter of compiling the program.

These are all little-endian. I don't know if the HP processor is
big-endian, if so there may be problems if the application uses
representation clauses to spec data used for communication with the
OS, hardware, or other processes.